As the Scholar Programs Associate, Yuri works in supporting the Senior Project Manager in handling transcripts and reporting. Yuri is involved with the data management of scholars and providing support for the Wallin Education Partners team.
Yuri is originally from Minneapolis and attended Augsburg University in Minneapolis. As a recent graduate of Augsburg, Yuri is excited to be on the team. As a former scholar herself, she understands the benefits of being a part of a program like Wallin EP.
Yuri has a passion for traveling. She spent the fall of her senior year studying abroad in Seville, Spain and hopes to continue exploring the world. Netflix and reading consume most of her free time. She also loves spending time with her nephews and niece who act as her distraction while she works on getting her own puppy!
Yuri Garcia-Pena serves as Scholar Programs Associate